The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 96 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.098% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £36,500 £48,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cyber Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
906 855 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.51% 83.99% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 809 724 735
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Kent

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,000 -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 16 (72.73%) SIEM
2 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) ArcSight
4 11 (50.00%) Big Data
4 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) ERP
6 8 (36.36%) Broadband
6 8 (36.36%) SAP
6 8 (36.36%) CCSP
6 8 (36.36%) CCNP
6 8 (36.36%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) CISSP
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Law
6 8 (36.36%) CEH
6 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
6 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Analytics
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (22.73%) Change Management
8 5 (22.73%) Security Management
8 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
8 5 (22.73%) Information Security
8 5 (22.73%) Supplier Management
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 5 (22.73%) SLA

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Broadband
2 5 (22.73%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Law
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) ArcSight Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Data Scientist
5 3 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) SIEM
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 8 (36.36%) ERP
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Security Management
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Supplier Management
4 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) CCSP
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) ArcSight
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
4 5 (22.73%) TippingPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
Kent
Computer Futures
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